Gun Owners Expect To Fail In Blocking New California LawsThe leader of a gun owners' group said Wednesday that he expects to fall short of forcing a statewide vote to overturn recent California laws that will require people to turn in high-capacity magazines and mandate background checks for ammunition sales.
California Police Will Be Required To Lock Guns In VehiclesGun owners and law enforcement officers will be required to lock up their firearms if they leave them in an unattended vehicle under legislation Gov. Jerry Brown signed Monday in response to high-profile thefts from police vehicles in the San Francisco Bay Area.
US Court Upholds Ban On Gun Sales To Marijuana Card HoldersA federal government ban on the sale of guns to medical marijuana card holders does not violate the Second Amendment, a federal appeals court said Wednesday.
California Bill Would Require Securing Guns In VehiclesThe California Senate is approving legislation that requires everyone, including law enforcement officers, to secure guns they leave in a vehicle.
California To Require Serial Numbers For Homemade GunsCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation requiring hobbyists who assemble homemade guns to apply for a serial number and submit to a background check.
Reaction To Gun Control Bills As Split As Governor's Choices For His SignatureHe says he’s not against common-sense gun laws, but he’s disappointed the governor signed a number of gun control measures on Friday. People on both sides of the gun issue agree on one thing. They predicted the governor would come down about even with signing and vetoes.
California Democrats Rush To Approve Gun-Control MeasuresThe California Legislature is considering up to a dozen gun control bills as Democrats try a last-ditch effort to convince Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom to drop his proposed ballot initiative.
Supreme Court Leaves State Assault Weapons Bans In PlaceThe Supreme Court has rejected challenges to assault weapons bans in Connecticut and New York, in the aftermath of the shooting attack on a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, that left 50 people dead.
California Democrats Advance Gun Control Bills After Orlando ShootingDemocratic California lawmakers are advancing a sweeping array of gun control legislation days after the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history.
Court: No Right To Carry Concealed Weapons In PublicIn a victory for gun control advocates, a federal appeals court said Thursday people do not have a right to carry concealed weapons in public under the 2nd Amendment.
California Senate Approves Sweeping Gun-Control MeasuresDemocrats in the California Senate made another attempt Thursday to outlaw the sale of assault weapons with easily detachable ammunition magazines as part of a wide-ranging slate of gun control bills that were approved.
California Senate To Vote On Sweeping Gun-Control MeasuresDemocrats in the California Senate plan another attempt to outlaw the sale of assault weapons with easily detachable ammunition magazines known as bullet buttons as part of a wide-ranging slate of gun control bills scheduled for votes on Thursday.